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PlantFiles: Oriental Lily
Lilium 'Pookie'

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Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lilium (LIL-ee-um) (Info)
Cultivar: Pookie

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6 members have or want this plant for trade.

Division:
7 - Oriental hybrids

Flower Habit:
(b) Out-facing

Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:
Bright Yellow
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Flower Shape:
Flat
Recurved

Bloom Size:
6" to 12" (151 mm to 300 mm)

Color Pattern:
Papillae

Foliage:
Deciduous

Other details:
Flowers are fragrant

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing the bulb's scales

Seed Collecting:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Profile:

1 positive
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive Moby On Jul 6, 2005, Moby from Lincoln, NE (Zone 5b) wrote:

Growing wonderfully it's second season. Sweet / spicy fragrance.

Neutral funny On Oct 26, 2003, funny from La Center, WA wrote:

Disappointed in this lilies hardiness, size, and habit.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Lawrenceville, Georgia
Lincoln, Nebraska



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